File- Egypt national team in 1998
CAIRO – 15 August 2018: Ahmed Hossam Mido, Zamalek's former star, revealed that a friendly match, bringing the Egyptian football stars together with the legends of world football, will take place on October 28 in the presence of 70,000 spectators.
Mido tweeted on Monday that he will participate in that game alongside Hazem Emam, Hossam Hassan, Ibrahim Hassan, Hany Ramzy, Essam el-Hadary, Mohamed Barakat, Wael Gomaa, Ahmed Hassan, Abdel Zaher al-Sakka, Yasser Radwan, Mohamed Emara, Mohamed Shawky, and many other players. He also said that the Egyptian stars will face a team that includes Luis Figo, Francesco Totti, Dedier Drogba, Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Ronaldinho, Rivaldo, among many other world stars.
This is an important step on the way of returning the spectators back to the stadiums in the Egyptian Premier League matches, and it also should affect tourism positively.